According to Jim Callis of Baseball America the Rockies signed first round draft pick Kyle Parker an outfielder from Clemson. The deadline to sign draft picks was Monday night at midnight eastern time. The Rockies apparently got the deal done in the final minutes. Parker, a two-sport athlete and Clemson’s starting quarterback, used playing football as leverage with the Rockies,…

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David would leave Vanguard University in California with a journalism degree and go on to write for the Colorado Springs Gazette. He was the Rockies beat writer for The Rocky Mountain News spin off "In Denver Times" in 2009 and recently wrote and managed David was able to crank out over 1000 columns on the Rockies in the last five years, including almost 400 in the last two years alone.